Tag: Japan

Tokyo Tower, a city symbol
By: Date: January 3, 2011 Categories: Guide,Roppongi Tags: , , , , , ,

Tokyo Tower is a communications and observation tower located in Shiba Park in Tokyo. With 332.5 metres (1091 ft), it is the second tallest artificial structure in Japan. The structure is an Eiffel Tower-inspired lattice tower that is painted white and international orange to comply with air safety regulations. From Roppongi you can see in the distance this…

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Asakusa
By: Date: December 20, 2010 Categories: Asakusa,Guide Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Asakusa has long been considered the heart of old Shitamach : this Tokyo district is a compact and interesting place to explore on foot and it is very famous because there are many temples, as well as various festivals. Its main attraction is Sensō-ji, a Buddhist temple dedicated to the Bodhisattva Kannonand it is also know as Asakusa Kannon-Do. In the…

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